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Full text of "History Of Ancient India"

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The \i Kathasaritsagara, \i0 at any rate, would have us believe that the kingdom of Kosambi \expndtw6 was annexed to Avanti by Palaka, son of Pradyota.}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qj\li32\fi436\ri90\sb0\sa0\sl-238\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw6\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 Lastly, it may be added that Kosambi became a \expndtw1 centre of Buddhist activity from the time of the Buddha, \expndtw2 who was himself often there. Udena was at first not favourably disposed towards the new teaching, but was \expndtw1 subsequently much impressed by conversation with a \expndtw2 celebrated Buddhist monk, named Pindola.}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qr\li0\fi0\ri83\sb0\sa0\sl-238\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw11\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 II.   \i Avanti \i0 :   It was at this time ruled by Canda}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qr\li0\fi0\ri83\sb0\sa0\sl-238\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw5\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 Pajjota (Pradyota), who had   his   capital ' at Ujjayinl.}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qr\li0\fi0\ri68\sb0\sa0\sl-238\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw5\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 He had, as already noticed, matrimonial relations with}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qr\li0\fi0\ri61\sb0\sa0\sl-238\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw2\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 Udena of Kausambi and perhaps also with the Surasena}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qr\li0\fi0\ri54\sb0\sa0\sl-238\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw4\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 king  of Mathura,   called   \i Avantiputto.    \i0 Pajjota was a}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qr\li0\fi0\ri58\sb0\sa0\sl-238\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw4\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 man of cruel   disposition  and   inordinate   ambition.\super 2}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qr\li0\fi0\ri50\sb0\sa0\sl-238\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw9\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 According to the \i Purdnas, \i0 he had the "neighbouring}\par \pard \plain \cbpat8\qr\li0\fi0\ri54\sb0\sa0\sl-238\slmult0 \f2\fs20{\b0\i0\cf1\charscalex100\expndtw7\f2\cchs0\lang1033\fs24 kings subject to him." 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